Markus Classen

Born in 1968
Single, 2 children
Diplom Volkswirt

markus.classen(at)change-factory.de
(+49) 173 - 91 76 63 4 

„Real change starts with YOURSELF!!!“

Work Focus

  • Controlling and Value Management
  • Process optimization §Business economy and administration, also for non-specialists in business economy
  • Business simulation exercises
  • Developing and implementation training programs for finance and business economics
  • Communication & team development
  • Presentation and moderation techniques
  • Leadership development programs

Professional History

  • 1987-1989: Apprenticeship as industrial clerk at Siemens AG in Berlin
  • 1989-1991: Controller at the central finance department of Siemens AG Berlin
  • 1991-1993: Controlling & Accounting, ROLM, Santa Clara, USA
  • 1993-1999: Student of economics and organizational psychology at the Free University Berlin (Freie Universität Berlin)‏
  • since 1993: Freelance trainer & lecturer
  • since 2004: Freelance Consultant und Coach for the change factory
  • since 2006: Executive of "Higherlevel GbR – Innovatives Wirtschaftstraining" (innovative economic training)‏

Additional Training

  • Fitness and aerobics trainer
  • Snowboard instructor
  • Change Management – PROSCI
  • High ropes course safety training
  • Certification in 9 Levels (Spiral Dynamics)